Napoli Confirmed €50m Osimhen signing from Lille.

The Nigerian international striker has joined the Serie A side on a big money deal, having been linked with several top European clubs this summer
Napoli have confirmed the signing of Nigeria international forward Victor Osimhen from Lille.

The striker, who scored 18 goals in 38 appearances for the Ligue 1 side in the 2019-20 season, moves to Naples in a deal reported to be worth €50 million (£45m/$59m).

Osimhen had been linked with several top European clubs following his impressive goalscoring season, including Arsenal and Liverpool, although he will appear in Serie A in the 2020-21 campaign.

He now holds the record as the most expensive Nigerian player. Followed by Alexander iwobi of Everton who was bought from arsenal at a record fee of €40m. Followed by Ihenacho who made the switch from Etihad for king power